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6 bedroom house for sale
Park Place, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
- 5 Reception Rooms
- Kitchen/Breakfast Room
- 6 Bedrooms
- 5 Bath/Shower Rooms
- Attractive Garden
Cheltenham became a Spa Town in 1716, although its popularity flourished after King George III visited in 1788. Its heyday as a spa town was to last from about 1790 to 1850 and it was during these years that many of the town's fine Regency terraces, crescents and villas were built. There is a wide range of excellent schools including Cheltenham Ladies', Cheltenham College,, St Edwards and Dean Close. The town is also well known for the many literary and music festivals that it holds as well as the cricket and national hunt festivals at the famous Gold Cup racecourse.
The Rectory is situated in The Park and is within walking distance of all the amenities of Montepellier such as boutiques shops, delitescasns, wine and coffee bars.
The Rectory is an exquisite Grade II Listed Regency villa, referred in Verey's buildings of England as most resembling the neo Greek design that dominates the villas of The Park.
The property has been subject to major renovation and restoration project both externally and internally, to include a new slate roof with lead hips, refurbishment of the ashlar faĆ§ade and decorative ironwork. It has recently been awarded a commendation by the Cheltenham Civic Society for the finest Restoration in Cheltenham for 2009.
The accommodation has been created with much imagination and flair whilst retaining the original integrity of the period building with a wealth of period features such as ornate open fireplaces, polished wooden floors and fine ceiling roses and architraves. It is arranged over three floors with the upper ground floor enjoying fine reception rooms along with an outstanding kitchen/breakfast room opening onto a garden terrace. On the lower ground floor is a useful Media/family room and guest suite, whilst the first floor comfortably provides a magnificent master suite and two further guest bedrooms.
A particular feature is the garden with pleached hornbeam providing a private outside entertaining space along with off road parking for two cars or a further party terrace and the addition of a secure garage.
Entrance Hall, Staircase Hall, Drawing Room, Dining Room, Sitting Room, Media/Family Room, Study, Kitchen/Breakfast Room, Pantry, Laundry Room, Second Kitchen. Master Bedroom with Dressing Room & Shower Room, Five Further Bedrooms, Four Further Bathrooms.
Attractive & Private Walled Garden with Raised Terrace, Large Additional Terrace/Parking for Two Cars. Single Secure Garage.